Dr. Jay Garten, MD

Dr. Jay Garten, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Jay Garten, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Douglasville, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

8855 Hospital Dr Ste 101

Douglasville, GA 30134

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Garten's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Pain
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Dr. Garten treats Abdominal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Garten treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Dr. Garten treats Stomach Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Garten treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garten treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Garten treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Garten's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"A graduate of Dartmouth College, Dr. Garten received his medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington, VT. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine as well as a fellowship in gastroenterology ...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1986
Emory University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Grady Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Grady Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
1984
1982
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Great doctor and his nurse. Both are caring and very helpful.
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Everyone was great! I have had two different procedures and it has always been a great experience. Dr. Garten is a great doctor.
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I will always recommend Dr Garten! He’s a really good Dr!
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Dr Garten has been treating my Crohns disease for longer than I care to remember. A great, compassionate doctor who will work hard for each patient. The staff is first rate.
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Dr. Gartner is the.best in Douglasville and Georgia. Very professional and professional staff with genuine attention to your needs. I have seen him for a long time would be very difficult for me to see any other office. Don’t hesitate to make an appointment with him when dealing with health issues he will come to his kindness and helpful conclusion for your concerns and the whole staff are wonderful to work with during difficult times. I am Thankful to have his office in Douglasville.
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Everyone was super nice & friendly The PA took time to listen to me & explain next steps. Gave me a huge peace of mind. In this already stressful time. Felt like they cared when leaving. The physician was only in to meet me & then left.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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